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It has been 22 days since I left for Norway, and it has been a whirlwind of amazing training (check out the Newells’ posts on life in Sjuesjoen), some choice tourist activities, and three days of racing in Beitostoelen at the Norwegian opening FIS races. I just finished watching Wonder Woman side by side with … Continue reading Racing in Beitostoelen!
Hey ski fans! Jessie here, checking in from Rovaniemi, Finland! A large chunk of the US team just landed here for a week long training camp before heading to the World Cup opening weekend in Ruka/Kuusamo, Finland. That’s where Sophie, Simi and I will meet up with Andy again when he travels from Beito! We … Continue reading Made it to Finland!
As Erika mentioned in her blog we have been enjoying some epic early season skiing conditions here in Norway for the past few weeks. Cabin living and long skis in Sjusjoen is about as good as it gets but it’s important not to forget why we are here to begin with. To get some early … Continue reading First Race Starts
Two weeks ago, Annie, Andy and I packed our bags and skis for the winter and headed to the birthplace of cross-country skiing and brown cheese: Norway! In an effort to log some extra on-snow time before the start of the season, we traveled to Sjusjoen, a small ski town about 2 hours north of … Continue reading Shooshin in Sjusjoen